The construction of the impressive Norwegian Opera and Ballet in Oslo is the high-point in a series of significant investment made in theatres and culture in the last few decades.
Football may be the largest sport in Norway, but when it comes to the Norwegian national identity, nothing can match our enthusiasm for winter sports.
Norwegian music has a strong reputation, not least in the genres of metal, indie and electronic music. Some of the world’s best-selling artists regularly tour the country as well.
If you're hungry for food or hungry for action, we can help you to find what you need. Whether you want natural highs or artistic depths, climbing up or skiing down, walking slow or running fast, there's a good chance you'll find what you're after.
The earliest traces of humans in Norway are from the the last ice age, which melted away between 11,000 and 8,000 BCE. You may wonder what the people of these ancient cultures would have made of the ultra-modern new wave of Norwegian design and architecture …